Interventions, 71st World Health Assembly

WMA public statements


The WMA follows carefully the activities of the World Health Organization, including its governing meetings which take place in January and May each year. Having an official observer status with the WHO, the WMA can submit policy statements to its Executive Board and World Health Assembly.

Statements submitted to the 71st World Health Assembly (May 2018):

11.1 Draft thirteenth general programme of work 2019−2023

11.2 Public health preparedness and response (on behalf of WHPA)

11.4 Health, environment and climate change

11.5 Addressing the global shortage of, and access to, medicines and vaccines

11.6 Global strategy public health, innovation and intellectual property

11.7 Preparation for the third High-level Meeting of the General Assembly on the Prevention and Control of Non-communicable Diseases, to be held in 2018

11.8 Preparation for a high-level meeting of the General Assembly on ending tuberculosis

12.2 physical activities for health

12.6 Maternal, infant and young child nutrition

12.8 Rheumatic fever and rheumatic heart diseases